In fashionable colors, what do we know?
Never enough despite being essential to understand where, how, when and why utilizzarli.Prima proceeding I show you a shortcut to easy to understand how to match colors in our look. A small basic rule from which you can draw on to avoid visual slips between a shade and the other.
The Circle of Itten to learn to match colors
mostly born to figure out how to mix primary colors to achieve the following secondary and tertiary colors applied then by bon ton in fashion. Now its rules are not as strict as it once was. After the black-blue approval customs clearance and red-pink, for example. But I prefer the newspaper to bank on it though. Not everyone is ready to dare so much to conceive and experimentation.
For those not familiar is nothing other than a circle with a central triangle formed by the three primary colors. Yellow, red and blue (basic colors from which you get all the others). By their side the three secondary colors obtained by mixing the two corresponding primary. Yellow and red give orange, red and blue give the purple and blue and yellow give the green. The hex that is thus formed is then surrounded by a circle with all the different tints, tones and shades called tertiary colors. Obtained by mixing a secondary color with a primary and so on.
The rules are simple, do not combine two colors in the same category as the two primary colors or two secondary and in a few words never match the colors next to each other but different shades of the same color or colors opposite each other. A blue with an orange is, a blue with a purple no.
Knowing the colors in fashion and know how, where and when to wear them.
Given the color of elegance it is suitable for any time of day or night although in the past it was unpopular because of the difficulties in trying to get it listed. Not sit well with the black (except electric blue and light blue), red and yellow.
In the past it was especially unpopular in the West for being a poor and matte gold, today is the symbol of jealousy. A cheerful color that recalls the summer infrequent in the look of every day. Perfect with dark colors or soft colors.
Once it was the color of the clothes for the funeral because of the fact that we go back and ash, then moving on to the black despite the gray remains evocation of sadness and old age turned to the positivists in synonymous with wisdom. It ‘a color considered elegant especially in menswear that blends well with most colors.
Always been synonymous with power in both religious and military. In the past, he was worn by brides because it was the richest and most gorgeous dress and then be replaced by the purity of white. Today the color is associated with Christmas, the world of entertainment and luxury in general. Does not give to all especially to those who have body types robust because it tends to emphasize the flaws. Never wear it in situations that do not involve cheer as funerals and weddings also not being too chaotic, better for a good party. It goes well with dark colors, with white and black.
Today symbolizes hope, cleanliness, nature and ecology as well as transmit relaxation while in the past it was considered a color of anguish. It should not be worn in formal situations and is not recommended with red and orange.
Previously considered the color of mourning, death and ominous in the show because of a custom in which during Lent (represented by the color violet) theater companies were starving because the performances were interrupted for 40 days. It’s actually a color that brightens the face and gives many people.
Black and White
Black and white deserve special attention. In the past they were considered “colorless” actually was then realized that the white contains all the colors of the electromagnetic spectrum and reflects them all together toward our eye perceives them accordingly with the color white, while black is the ‘ total absence of color, in fact perceive when an object absorbs all colors of light and holds them without reflecting them. The combo of white-black in fashion is considered elegant in practice with this pair of colors is never wrong and can be combined safely with all other colors.
Black becomes a symbol of elegance during the Renaissance, is a reassuring color, elegant and slimming. Not timed, it is perfect from morning to night and is the color of important events where the jewelry can stand.
White is associated with purity, it invokes the divine light but also the ghosts and uncertainty. White suits, especially in summer, are elegant and chic but require a perfection equivalent effect of a tablecloth. Must be spotless.
Finally, finally, remember to keep in mind that each color is more or less on our person depending on the color of our skin and hair. A blonde hardly donate a light beige tending to even out her complexion too with the look, while a default must pay attention to dark colors because they could dampen incupirne and appearance.
That said, in my small way I came to the conclusion that just do not like the pastel colors with gold and silver, brown with black and dark blue with black even if they pay me, and I’ll tell you, a red with a fuchsia has his work cut because, rules aside. What do you think?